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Keynote Speech by Dr. Carol Davis
United Tribes Professional Development Day
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Dr. Carol Davis is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa. She helped establish Turtle Mountain Community College in the early 1970s and served as an administrator there for 17 years. She earned a doctorate in Educational Administration from Walden University in 2000. Recently she retired as Tribal College Liaison for North Dakota EPSCoR. In that position she helped create pathways for high school and tribal college native students into STEM careers through STEM camps, Sunday Academy, and research. She is active in community issues and is a member of the “No Fracking Way Turtle Mountain Tribe” committee, which is dedicated to raising awareness about the environmental and cultural damage involved in modern oil development. Dr. Davis and her husband reside at Turtle Mountain, where she enjoys spending time with family, especially her 14 grandchildren.